There is a worse prognosis for psychosis and schizophrenia when onset is in childhood or adolescence. This text emphasises early recognition and assessment of possible symptoms, offering comprehensive advice. It reviews the evidence of across the care pathway, encompassing access to and delivery of services, experience of care, psychological and pharmaceutical interventions, and more.When meta-analysed, there was no clear evidence to suggest that antipsychotic medication can prevent transition. Moreover, adverse effects, specifically weight gain, were clearly evident and indicate that the harms associated withanbsp;...
|Title||:||Psychosis and Schizophrenia in Children and Young People|
|Publisher||:||Rcpysch Publiciations - 2013|